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News

Senior’s startup business addresses period stigma, wins grand prize

Senior’s startup business addresses period stigma, wins grand prize

Sophia Lima, Staff Writer

Senior Jared Aiman's business team, Periodically, aims to tackle period-shaming and change the conversation surrounding menstruation.

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Dec 3

Breakthrough students create art inspired by Holocaust Museum Butterfly Project

Breakthrough students create art inspired by Holocaust Museum Butterfly Project

Andrew Duong, Staff Writer

A small portion of the pieces in the Holocaust Museum's Butterfly Project was displayed in the Great Hall. Museum members presented the works and explained their history to Breakthrough Houston students.

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Nov 27

Science Olympiad team exceeds expectations at first competition

Science Olympiad team exceeds expectations at first competition

Louisa Sarofim, Staff Writer

The newly formed SJS Science Olympiad team competed against far more experienced teams but still managed to place admirably in their first competition at CyFalls.

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Nov 8

Election Day inspires political statements, polls

Election Day inspires political statements, polls

Grace Sanders, Photographer

Election Day hype has one last hurrah as students geared up with political slogans and outfits.

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Nov 8

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Features

Tautology Club bonds over one quirky interest

Tautology Club bonds over one quirky interest

Manar Ansari, Staff Writer

Senior Aileen Zhang started Tautology Club, a club about tautologies, this semester. The club celebrates the circular logic of tautologies, holds writing contests and plays logic games.

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Nov 28

Breakthrough students create art inspired by Holocaust Museum Butterfly Project

Breakthrough students create art inspired by Holocaust Museum Butterfly Project

November 27, 2016

Class act: Database coordinator Trudy Howard

Class act: Database coordinator Trudy Howard

November 16, 2016

Behind-the-scenes of the Kinkaid Video

Behind-the-scenes of the Kinkaid Video

November 9, 2016

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Culture

Day in the Life of a Stage Manager for “Complete History of America (abridged)”

Day in the Life of a Stage Manager for “Complete History of America (abridged)”

Sophia Kontos, Staff Writer

Read about the behind-the-scenes action of crew members and stage manager Sophia Kontos during the production "A Brief History of America."

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Nov 24

Former Rangerettes: From from the Kilgore stadium to the VST

Former Rangerettes: From from the Kilgore stadium to the VST

November 11, 2016

Author pushes YA novel conventions with “The Thousandth Floor”

Author pushes YA novel conventions with “The Thousandth Floor”

October 31, 2016

Exhibition in Great Hall features Houston’s refugee artists

Exhibition in Great Hall features Houston’s refugee artists

October 13, 2016

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Opinions

Host family life: Thanksgiving from a different perspective

Host family life: Thanksgiving from a different perspective

Sophia Kontos, Staff Writer

What's Thanksgiving like to someone who didn't grow up celebrating the holiday? Sophia Kontos shares her experiences with foreign exchange student Barbara.

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Dec 6

Host family life: FAQ’s

Host family life: FAQ’s

November 17, 2016

Host family life: Kinkaid Week with Barbara

Host family life: Kinkaid Week with Barbara

November 10, 2016

Young Political Organization speaks on the 2016 presidential election

Young Political Organization speaks on the 2016 presidential election

November 8, 2016

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Sports

Boys’ cross country takes third championship in a row

Boys’ cross country takes third championship in a row

Izzy Andrews and Natasha Faruqui

After two consecutive SPC titles, boys' cross country was hungry for a third championship.

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Nov 8

After St. Mark’s win, football faces disappointment at Kinkaid Game

After St. Mark’s win, football faces disappointment at Kinkaid Game

November 2, 2016

Field hockey defeats St. Andrew’s on renovated Finnegan Field

Field hockey defeats St. Andrew’s on renovated Finnegan Field

October 23, 2016

Girls’ volleyball stays hopeful for SPC after key win over St. Andrew’s

Girls’ volleyball stays hopeful for SPC after key win over St. Andrew’s

October 19, 2016

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The official student newspaper of St. John's School.
The official student newspaper of St. John's School.